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Time Inc.'s 120 Sports Goes Live

New platform integrates sports news and social data

It’s finally opening day for Time Inc.’s new digital video network, 120 Sports. At 6 o’clock tonight, 120 Sports will begin streaming live video content, all of which will be…

Which TV Comedienne Is Looking for Love on Tinder?

2 Broke Girls creator thinks it may be a genius app

Specs Who Whitney Cummings Age 31 Accomplishments Comedian and actress (her Comedy Central stand-up special, Whitney Cummings: I Love You, premieres June 28 at 11 p.m./10 c); co-creator of the CBS sitcom 2…

Top Chef Duels Host Claims Real Housewives Are Saner Than You Think

But Bravo's Curtis Stone doesn't sleep much

Specs Who Curtis Stone Age 38 Accomplishments Chef and owner of Maude restaurant in Beverly Hills, Calif.; host of Bravo’s Top Chef Duels (premieres Aug. 6 at 10/9c) Base Los Angeles What’s the first information you…

This Company Went From Selling Street Meat to Saks Fifth Avenue

Roaming Hunger connects food trucks with brands

Specs Who (From left) Ross Resnick, founder and Big Burrito; Ryan van de Griendt, director of operations; Megan Madsen, account manager; Cory Murphy, director of new business What Experiential marketing agency and…

R&B Artist Trey Songz Has a Personal Social App for His Fans

Multiplatinum singer and actor closes the celebrity gap

Specs Who Trey Songz Age 29 Accomplishments Multiplatinum R&B artist (his sixth studio album, Trigga, debuts July 1); founder of The Angel Network fan club app; actor Base Los Angeles What’s the first information you consume…

Quirky Is Telling the World Just How Unimportant Its CEO Is

It's all about the inventors

At the moment, you may not know who or what Quirky is—but you will soon. Founded in 2009 by Ben Kaufman, Quirky is a company that helps bring people's inventions to…

Digital Real-Time Services to Translate Brazilian Portuguese World Cup Tweets

Fans and brands to benefit

Want to tweet a question at a local “carioca?” One Hour Translation has 200 translators at the ready to translate your query into Brazilian Portuguese. Just as it did during…

For Soothing Relief, Dr. Oz Loves iPad Apps

And for medical advice, he turns to AskMD

Specs Who Dr. Mehmet Oz Age 53 Accomplishments Cardiac surgeon and professor at Columbia University; host of The Dr. Oz Show; author; founder of Dr. Oz The Good Life magazine (May/June issue is…

Leveraging Tech and Data to Build Old-Fashioned Trust

Big Fuel's strategy guru on what really matters: the customer

Over the last decade the marketing landscape has morphed into an entirely different species.  Illustration: Shaw Nielsen In 2004, there was no YouTube, Facebook or Twitter, and portals still reigned supreme over…

Why Classic Shows Are Vanishing From Netflix

As fees soar, networks favor new content

Last October there was a brief (albeit furious) hue and cry over the departure of CBS’ long-running Angela Lansbury mystery series, Murder, She Wrote, from Netflix. It caused, as Jezebel’s…